When the glorious hammer is closing in on you.
Sounds like a blacklist or your ports aren't configured correctly.
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You could always link your player-base to the client.connect [serverip]:[serverport] We had some douche steal our entire description on the steam forums one time. Such a pain in the ass.
@postal Could you dish out one of those famous bans for spam?
Sounds like an issue with your internet, or the server maybe experiencing issues. Keep in mind that the game is still in alpha and quirky bugs are getting fixed daily.
https://www.rustmonitor.com/ This isn't official from FP, but it is a site I use to monitor Rust. Edit: You can click "Servers Down" and it will show what servers are down.